ElectroMechanical Technician - 34522 in Alexandria, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

Commonwealth Technology, Inc, (CTI) a division of Alion Science, is an engineering services firm with diverse in-house manufacturing capabilities for prototype and low volume production. Our customized products seamlessly blend technology and tradecraft.  Even though our parent company, Alion, is a large business, CTI preserves our small company feel and our staff earn a sense of accomplishment by making meaningful contributions to our nation’s security priorities.  With some of the most comprehensive fabrication assets in Northern Virginia, including a full in-house machine shop, composite fabrication, finishing and electronics assembly capabilities, your work will quickly become fieldable hardware. 

The candidate for the Assembly Technician position will perform electro-mechanical assembly, testing, troubleshooting and repairs on a wide variety of projects and products in developmental stages ranging from early prototype to highly controlled production of mature products.  The ideal candidate will have a broad skill set and be capable of performing a wide range of task such as:

•             Plans assembly of products based on completed designs, producing assembly instructions. 

•             Provides design and manufacturability input to engineers.

•             Assemble complex mechanical and electrical products using hand tools to achieve precise tolerances

•             Mechanical fabrication utilizing power and hand tools.

•             Ability to utilize manufacturing documentation correctly

•             Demonstrated proficiency with mechanical assembly tools, equipment and techniques

•             Component fabrication with tools such as water jets, 3D printers, lasers or CNC routers

•             Wire Harness manufacturing to IPC\WHMA-620 workmanship standards

•             Setup, Operation and Maintenance of automated wire harness assembly equipment

•             Soldering per J-STD and IPC-610 for all types of solder joints

•             Knowledge of ESD control methods and standard practices

•             Sourcing and acquisition of commercially available items that meet engineering specifications

•             Support electrical and mechanical engineers for development and testing.  Troubleshooting completed products to find faults/solve problems.

•             Logistical support including transportation coordination, pickup and delivery service

•             Residential construction level carpentry; facilities maintenance or repair

•             Creativity and latitude in performing duties is required.  Compliance with safety and quality policies and procedures is required.

•             Leads and directs the work of others when given the authority.

Experience:

•             US Citizenship

•             5+ years of experience

•             Active Secret Clearance

•             Familiarly with inspection tools and equipment

•             Drive light trucks and vans for local courier tasks

•             Able to lift and carry at least 30 lbs. regularly

Desirable traits:

•             IPC certifications

•             CDL

•             Injection molding, urethane casting with silicone tooling or composite materials molding


Security Clearance: Secret

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